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Boston Bruins vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

The fans at Tampa Bay Times Forum will be treated to a game between the Boston Bruins and the Tampa Bay Lightning when they take their seats on Saturday.

Last time out for Boston, they were a 3-0 winner as they battled the Capitals at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Bruins at -220 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Last time out for Tampa Bay, they were a 3-1 loser as they battled the Sabres at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Sabres at +205 were rewarded, while the 4 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Tampa Bay:
Team record: 34-24-5 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Boston
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing at home against Boston
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing St. Louis are 4-6
After playing Buffalo are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5

Boston:
Team record: 40-17-5 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Ottawa are 6-4
After playing Washington are 4-6
After a win are 6-4

Next up:
Boston at Florida, Sunday, March 9
Tampa Bay home to Phoenix, Monday, March 10